Fans like to complain about free games in PS Plus subscription. But a look at the numbers reveals that in 2022 the subscription has taken on even more value.
Hamburg – Sony gives monthly gifts to PS Plus subscribers* with free games. As there is always something to complain about, the games are also reviewed every month. Sometimes they’re not expensive enough, sometimes they’re not good enough and anyway free games used to be much better. We take stock and tell you if free games for PS4 and PS5 were really good in 2022 and how much money you saved by subscribing.
|Service name||PS Plus (PlayStation Plus)|
|Monthly cost||8.99 euros|
|Vendor||Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE)|
|Consoles||PS4 (PlayStation 4), PS5 (PlayStation 5)|
|Benefits||2 free games per month, access to PS4/5 online multiplayer, exclusive PlayStation Store discounts, 100GB online storage|
|Active Memberships||47 million users|
PS Plus 2022: free games galore is how much you saved
This is the amount you saved in 2022: The PS Plus free games for December 2022 have been officially announced. Like every year, we have taken the trouble to calculate how much money you have actually saved thanks to this subscription. On the PlayStation Store, the free PS Plus 2022 games had a total value of 1,340.65 euros. If we deduct the cost of 12 months of PS Plus Essential, we have saved in 2022 a total of 1,280.66 euros.
Comparison with 2021: 1,280.66 euros is already a large sum in itself. Sony even did better in 2022. Compared to 2021, you even saved more than 100 euros more this year with the PS Plus. The average price per game has also increased by almost six euros. In 2022, the PS Plus subscription was therefore still significantly more valuable.
PS Plus 2022: free games galore – that’s if they were good!
These were the free games: The year 2022 has been filled with hit titles as part of the Sony subscription. PS Plus owners were able to enjoy a total of 36 games. Here’s a recap of all the free PS Plus games of 2022.
Notes on Metacritic: As for the Metacritic rating, the PS Plus also surpassed the previous year’s rating in 2022. In 2021, the average rating was still 73 points on Metacritic. In 2022, it’s even better. On average, free games earned a Metacritic rating of 77.6 in 2022.
PS Plus free games 2022 poll highlights – what was the best game?
What did you think of the games? Among the 36 free games on PS Plus 2022 were a few standout titles. So we did a poll to find out which was the best game of PS Plus 2022.
We forgot a game? So tell us in the comments. If you fancy a subscription, you can get credit for 12 months of PS Plus on Amazon* here. If you want to be kept up to date with new monthly free PS Plus games, check out ingame.fr.